Youth group sews for Alzheimer’s patients – Jennings Daily News

January 31, 2018 by  
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Youth group sews for Alzheimer's patients
Jennings Daily News
Six members of the Our Lady Help of Christians (OLHC) Catholic Church youth group spend their Sunday afternoon sewing stimulation activity mats and vests for senior citizens with Alzheimer's. OLHC Youth Minister Melody Trahan said she came across the

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Plasma Markers Could Predict Brain Amyloid Burden in Alzheimer’s Disease – GenomeWeb

January 31, 2018 by  
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Plasma Markers Could Predict Brain Amyloid Burden in Alzheimer's Disease
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The results bolster previous findings that similarly demonstrated the potential of plasma markers for assessing brain Aβ levels and suggest that blood-based markers could prove useful for screening people for the disease, particularly in the context of

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Anavex And Alzheimer’s Disease At The Crossroads – Seeking Alpha

January 30, 2018 by  
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Anavex And Alzheimer's Disease At The Crossroads
Seeking Alpha
I cannot definitively answer the question as to whether Anavex 2-73 is an effective antioxidant for Alzheimer's disease until two year data is released, but I will try to present some evidence as to why it is the key question to ask and why the

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New Incentive: Behind a Philanthropist’s Big Prize for Alzheimer’s Research – Inside Philanthropy

January 30, 2018 by  
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New Incentive: Behind a Philanthropist's Big Prize for Alzheimer's Research
Inside Philanthropy
Wait—an Alzheimer's infection? If that sounds puzzling it's likely because you've been reading for years that Alzheimer's seems to involve amyloid plaques and protein tangles that glob onto and damage neurons in the brain, with inflammation possibly

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Circadian Dysfunction May ID Preclinical Alzheimer’s – MedPage Today

January 29, 2018 by  
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Circadian Dysfunction May ID Preclinical Alzheimer's
MedPage Today
Disruptions in rest-activity cycling occur before cognitive changes emerge and may be a biomarker of preclinical Alzheimer's disease (AD), an observational study suggested. Amyloid plaque pathology, assessed by cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) biomarkers or
Circadian rhythm disruptions occur much earlier in people at risk of Alzheimer'sNews-Medical.net
Letter: Support Alzheimer's and caregiver initiativesThe Wilton Bulletin
Albuminuria Increases Alzheimer's Disease & Vascular Dementia RiskReliaWire
Daily Mail -Express.co.uk -the Irish News
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Husband with Alzheimer’s forgot he was married to his wife of 38 … – Napa Valley Register

January 28, 2018 by  
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Husband with Alzheimer's forgot he was married to his wife of 38 …
Napa Valley Register
Michael Joyce's memory, and some of his speech have been snatched by Alzheimer's. The disease is so advanced that he forgot he was married to his wife of 38 years.

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Test lets volunteers check Alzheimer’s risk, join clinical trials – Thegardenisland.com

January 28, 2018 by  
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Test lets volunteers check Alzheimer's risk, join clinical trials
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Those 50 and older are invited to sign up for the screening, said Alzheimer's researcher Dr. Paul Aisen. He directs ATRI, part of the University of Southern California. ATRI, Harvard Medical School and the Cleveland Clinic are collaborating on the

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‘Long overdue’ Alzheimer’s planner helps anyone figure out next steps – The News Tribune

January 27, 2018 by  
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'Long overdue' Alzheimer's planner helps anyone figure out next steps
The News Tribune
Advanced directives generally aren't given much attention until a medical crisis descends on an individual or family. A University of Washington doctor decided to change things up. Barak Gaster, a primary-care physician at the UW School of Medicine

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Man With Alzheimer’s Is Missing: Police – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

January 26, 2018 by  
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Man With Alzheimer's Is Missing: Police
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
James Blakely Jr. was last seen about 6 p.m. Jan. 25 walking away from his residence in the 3100 block of South Denley Drive. A 61-year-old man who has Alzheimer's has been missing since Thursday, police say. James Blakely Jr. was last seen about 6 p.m
Police search for Alzheimer's patient missing since ThursdayDallas News (blog)
Missing Man With Alzheimer's Could Be DisorientedPatch.com

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Trump, Reagan and the Facts of History: Let’s Put the Alzheimer’s Lie to Bed – CNSNews.com

January 25, 2018 by  
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Trump, Reagan and the Facts of History: Let's Put the Alzheimer's Lie to Bed
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On Saturday, November 4, 1994, the people of the United States were greeted with a startling letter. “My Fellow Americans,” it began humbly. It did not waste any time for its purpose: “I have recently been told that I am one of the millions of

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